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The new permanent exhibition allows us to present authentic working robots - The Cité des Sciences et de l'Industrie, monster in the field of scientific exhibitions in Paris, chose robotics as the subject of its latest permanent exhibition, and SBR is one of their partners.
Meeting the SoftBank Robotics Project Manager - The Robots exhibition runs for 5 years starting from April 2, 2019 at the Cité des Sciences et de l’Industrie (Paris 19th arrondissement). The exhibition invites the visitor to ponder on their vision of robotics and to get acquainted with robotic science and industries. This exhibition shows real robots at work, how they operate, the state of research in the field and the concrete implications for our society. SBRE has co-conceived 3 pieces of the exhibition in collaboration with Universcience. Christophe DUPOUY, Project Manager, talks about his experience.
A solution to properly handle rest and sleep modes, using MediaPlayer and a dance animation as an example - The purpose of this article is to explain how to correctly interrupt and restart an activity according to the specific states of the robot: alive, rest and sleep modes. It is based on a simple activity that plays music through Android MediaPlayer and makes Pepper dance by executing a QiSDK animation.
The robot Pepper Office: a solution for companies during the pandemic - Pepper Office interacts entirely vocally with the employees he welcomes as they arrive onsite, registering their attendance thanks to a QR code. UX expertise and field testing in the SoftBank Robotics office in Paris made this experimental application a total success!
A useful android library to quickly build touchscreen tablet menus
Develop robot applications in compliance with the latest regulation in european law on data protection and privacy - This quick how-to provides a first approach to the main principles of the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the different points of attention to consider when developing and deploying applications for Pepper and NAO robots that respect the privacy of users.